What does Blane mean?
Blane /bla-ne/ [1 syll.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Blane). Blane's root is Gaelic, and the meaning of Blane is "yellow". Blane is a version of Blain (Gaelic). Blann is a popular surname.
Blane has 1 more related variation via Blain: Blaney.
Blane has 1 feminine form: Blaine.Kreatif forms: Belne, Blabe, Blani. [more]
How popular is Blane?
Blane is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#26267 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Blane for boys. Blane entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #901 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Blane and affiliated names. Blaine (#674 a year ago) is the only other popular varying form of Blane ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3365%) and is now much lower (usage 0.163%, down 51.6%), with the version Blaine becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)